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English verb: stop over

1. stop over (stative) interrupt a journey temporarily, e.g., overnight

SamplesWe had to stop over in Venezuela on our flight back from Brazil.

Synonymslay over

Pattern of useSomething ----s.
Somebody ----s

Broader (hypernym)stop, stop over

2. stop over (motion) interrupt a trip

SamplesWe stopped at Aunt Mary's house.
They stopped for three days in Florence.


Pattern of useSomebody ----s something PP

Broader (hypernym)break up, cut off, disrupt, interrupt

Narrower (hyponym)call, lay over, stop over

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